It's about one-six-hundredth as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 146.7 barleycorns is 0.00161 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 621 times that amount.(a.k.a. Gocta Cataracts, a.k.a. Catarata del Gocta) (Amazonas, Peru) (total height)
Gocta Falls, a waterfall on the Cocahuayco River, measures 91,100 barleycorns in total height. Although it sits just 4,960,000 barleycorns from the major city of Chachapoyas, the waterfall was unknown to non-locals until it was documented during a 2005 expedition by a German economist.
It's about one-six-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, the height of Burj Dubai is 667 times 146.7 barleycorns.(formally Burj Khalifa, a.k.a. Dubai Tower, a.k.a. برج خليفة) (Dubai, UAE) (to roof)
Burj Khalifa, the tallest manmade structure in the world, stands 97,800 barleycorns to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 68,100 barleycorns on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 33,700 barleycorns on the 78th floor.
It's about one-seven-hundredth as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 146.7 barleycorns is 0.00138 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 724.6 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 106,300 barleycorns in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about 750 times as long as a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness).
In other words, the length of a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness) is 0.0014 times 146.7 barleycorns.(average; restaurant and supermarket applications) (based on FMA Omcan Italian Made TR50 Counter Top Pasta Machine Extruder 13317)
An average strand of restaurant-grade spaghetti measures 0.2 barleycorns in thickness. In 2010, a California Buca di Beppo set a world record by preparing a 13,780-lb bowl of spaghetti, served in a swimming pool.
It's about one-seven-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 146.7 barleycorns is 0.00131 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 763 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 112,000 barleycorns in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-eight-hundredth as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 146.7 barleycorns is 0.00127 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 787 times that amount.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 116,000 barleycorns. Jimmie Angel, the first person to publicize their existence outside Venezuela and the namesake of the falls, damaged his monoplane atop the falls and was forced to abandon it; it remained there until it was removed 33 years later.
It's about 1,000 times as long as a Grain of Sand.
In other words, 146.7 barleycorns is 994 times the length of a Grain of Sand, and the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.00101 times that amount.(medium grain)
Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 0.148 barleycorns. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 1,780 barleycorns in height.